Academic Records

Transcripts

Official Transcripts

Official transcripts can be requested online at FAES’s Parchment transcript ordering service.

Official transcripts are $10.00 per transcript (electronic), and $10.00 per transcript, plus applicable mailing fees (paper).

Transcripts are typically processed within one–three business days of receipt.

Unofficial Transcripts

Unofficial transcripts are available through self-service in the Student Portal OR they can be requested by filling out the Unofficial Transcript Request Form on the FAES website.

Unofficial transcripts are available at no cost.

Microcredentials and Digital Badges

Advanced Cancer Biology Discovery Badge (6 credits)Advanced Cancer Biology Discovery Badge

Researchers and others who are ready to study cancer-related topics in depth can earn this badge by taking 6 credits of selected courses from our immunology or medicine offerings.

  • 6 credits from any three of the following courses: IMMU403, IMMU418*, IMMU419, MEDI330, MEDI340.
  • May substitute BIOL039 for one of the three courses to be offered in December, 21 *1 credit-course requires addition of BIOL039 or an additional project to be determined.

 

Bioinformatics Curiosity Badge (6 credits)

Students who complete the following requirements can receive the 'Bioinformatics Curiosity' digital badge to display on their CV and LinkedIn and other social media:

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  • 6 credits of bioinformatics (BIOF) study completed in FAES courses and workshops;

  • Up to 2 workshops can count for up to 4 credits of the digital badge (2 credits substituted for each workshop);

  • Students must earn a passing grade in any courses that will be counted toward the digital badge (i.e., either a letter grade of C or above or a “pass” if the course is pass/fail must be earned; audited courses cannot be counted toward the digital badge);

  • Courses and workshops completed since January 2021 can be counted toward the digital badge.

Courses that may count toward the Bioinformatics Curiosity digital badge:

Biomedical Sciences Curiosity Badge (6 credits)Biomedical Science Curiosity

Administrators and others interested in broadening their understanding of the biomedical sciences can earn this badge by taking 6 credits of 100-200 level courses or courses combined with a workshop. This badge includes our Introductory courses in biomedical sciences.

  • 6 credits from 100-200 level courses in different areas of biomedical science: biology (BIOL), bioinformatics (BIOF), immunology (IMMU), genetics (GENE), medicine (MEDI), and microbiology (MICR).
  • Courses completed since January 2021 can be counted toward the digital badge.
  • Note that a course may only be counted in one single badge, and students must receive a grade of B or better for a course to count towards a badge.

The 'Dean's Seal of Excellence' Badge

Students may be eligible for the 'Dean's Seal of Excellence', a digital badge issued by the FAES Academic Programs that signifies successful completion of a specific series of courses and/or outstanding performance during coursework.

 

Project Management: Health Sciences Badge

This microcredential demonstrates the completion of professional programs designed for gaining proficiency in project management.  Upon completion of the two FAES project management workshops, students will be issued the digital badge “Project Management: Health Sciences” for use on their resume, online profile, website, and social media pages. FAES will also issue a certificate of program completion.  To earn this microcredential, students must (1) meet the class attendance requirements, (2) participate in class activities, and (3) pass a quiz assessment for both workshops.

To earn this microcredential, students must complete:

TECH 071 | Project Management Essentials

TECH 073 |  Advanced Project Management Essentials

 

Public Policy Workshops Series Digital Badges

Attendees who complete one the following workshops will receive the corresponding digital badge to display on their digital resume, CV, LinkedIn and other social media. Attendees who successfully complete the complete series will also be awarded the Dean's Seal of Excellence.

PPOL 071 | The Role of the White House, Congress, Federal Agencies, and Judiciary in Science & Technology Policy

 

 

PPOL 072 | Public Policy Analysis for Scientists, Engineers, and Health Professionals: A Systematic Process for Analyzing and Developing Policy Options to Respond to Societal Challenges

 

 

PPOL 073 | Public Policy Analytical Methods for Scientists, Engineers, and Health Professionals: Understanding and Evaluating Benefit-cost, Cost-effectiveness, and Risk Analysis

 

 

 

PPOL 074 | Program Evaluation for Scientists, Engineers, and Health Professionals
 

 

 

Tech Curiosity Badge (6 credits)Tech Curiosity

The Tech Curiosity badge is a good starting point for students looking to explore the life sciences beyond the laboratory. Students may take any 3 TECH courses of their choosing for a total of 6 credits. Completion of the 7-week courses in this badge will enable a student to confirm their fundamental interest in these areas and serve as a steppingstone for future studies and career development activities. Upon completion of any three TECH courses, students will be issued the TECH CURIOSITY digital badge for use on their resume, online portfolio, website, and social media pages.

Tech Ingenuity Badge (6 credits)Tech Ingenuity

For students contemplating technology transfer office or intellectual property (IP) related careers, the TECH INGENUITY badge is the ideal way to get started. In TECH INGENUITY, students take 3 courses for a total of 6 credits.

  • TECH 513 Introduction to Technology Transfer—Issues and Processes (offered every Fall)
  • TECH 540 Introduction to Life Science Licensing (offered in Summer)
  • TECH 582 Intellectual Property and Patent Prosecution for Scientists (to be developed for 2022 Spring)

Upon completion of this badge, students will be issued the TECH INGENUITY digital badge for use on their resume, online portfolio, website, and social media pages.

Tech Innovator Badge (6 credits)Tech Innovator

For students contemplating work in the business aspects of biomedical operations, the TECH INNOVATOR badge will enable them to understand the role of business in a biomedical operation. In TECH INNOVATOR, students may choose any 3 courses from the list below, for a total of 6 credits, to expand their fundamental understanding, knowledge, and skills in this area.

  • TECH 490 Communication in Biomedical Sciences
  • TECH 491 Market Assessment for Innovative Technologies in Biomedical Sciences
  • TECH 498 Leadership Strategies in Biomedical Sciences
  • TECH 566 Building a Biomedical Company
  • GENL 401 Emotional Intelligence in Biomedical Businesses

Upon completion of this badge, students will be issued the TECH INNOVATOR digital badge for use on their resume, online portfolio, website, and social media pages.

Tech Expert Badge with Dean’s Seal of Excellence (20 credits)Tech Expert

Students who complete 3 badges plus the capstone (TECH 607) for a total of 20 credits will be awarded an additional badge of TECH EXPERT with the Dean’s Seal of Excellence in recognition of their accomplishments in intellectual property, business development, regulatory affairs, and/or technology transfer. Upon completion of these requirements, students will be issued the TECH EXPERT digital badge for use on their resume, online portfolio, website, and social media pages along with the Dean’s Seal of Excellence.